Sarah Pizzuto
Endothelial stem cellEndogenyChemistryProgenitor cellEndotheliumOrgan culturePopulationCell junctionContact inhibitionFibroblast growth factorCell biology
Publications 5
Purpose: Corneal endothelial dystrophies are characterized by endothelial cell loss and dysfunction. Recent evidence suggests that corneal endothelial cells (CECs) can regenerate although they do not do so under normal conditions. This work sought to test whether CECs can be stimulated to proliferate in organ culture by wounding and/or by treatment with the engineered human fibroblast growth factor 1 (FGF1) derivative TTHX1114. Methods: Human donor corneas obtained from eye banks were maintained...
#1Sarah PizzutoH-Index: 1
#2David EvelethH-Index: 5
Last. Ralph A. Bradshaw (UCI: University of California, Irvine)H-Index: 79
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#1David EvelethH-Index: 5
#2Sarah PizzutoH-Index: 1
Last. Natalie A. Afshari (UCSD: University of California, San Diego)H-Index: 34
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